Winchester Mansions is situated at the famous Sea Point Promenade facing the Atlantic coastline, only minutes from the V&A Waterfront to which guests are offered a complimentary shuttle service.

The original Cape Dutch architecture combined with personalized hospitality and professional service form the hotel’s unique classic elegance signature. Business and leisure travelers can enjoy the relaxing atmosphere that is set against the backdrop of the mountain and overlooking the swell of the Atlantic.

Experience a dash of flair as the contemporary elegance of Winchester Mansions provides the perfect setting of a romantic courtyard, stylish restaurant and luxury rooms with spectacular sea or mountain views.

Bistro by day and restaurant by night, Harveys at Winchester Mansions offers guests South African cuisine with a European twist. The Winchester’s beautiful colonnaded Courtyard, built in the style of an Italian piazza, is a tranquil oasis from the pace of city life. Encircled by palm trees and water fountains, it makes a perfect setting for a romantic dinner under the stars.

Lifestyle offerings exclusive to Winchester Mansions are the Sunday Jazz Brunches, monthly Grapes Gourmet and Gallery evenings and holistic treatments at the Ginkgo Health and Wellness Spa form part of the well-rounded services.

Children of all ages are welcome at the Winchester Mansions. A large variety of amenities and services are available to ensure a delightful stay for little guests.

Staying at Winchester Mansions is not just accommodation; it is part of your journey!


Directly on Sea Point’s promenade

Less than 10 minutes from the V&A Waterfront and the Cape Town city centre as well as N1 and N2 – enjoy a complimentary shuttle service to and from the V&A Waterfront

10 minutes from the famous Clifton and Camps Bay beaches

20 minutes from Cape Town International Airport


A room with a view

In a world class destination such as Cape Town with so much to see and do, it is rather unlikely that you will be spending lots of time in your room.

Nevertheless we make sure that even if you do decide to stay in, you are able to unwind in style and comfort. Our rooms are spacious and elegant and all of them have either sea or mountain views – just to ensure that you never forget where you are.

Children of all ages are welcome at the Winchester Mansions. A large variety of amenities and services are available to ensure a delightful stay for our little guests.

          • 51 classic or contemporary loft style rooms and 25 suites, including one presidential suite
          • All rooms feature sea or mountain views
          • All rooms with satellite TV with international channels, telephone, wireless internet access, electronic safe, mini bar, tea and coffee making facilities, and air conditioning
          • Guest lounge
          • Heated pool and sun deck
          • Business centre with wireless internet access

Kids at the Mansions

At the Winchester Mansions Hotel children of all ages are welcome. There is a variety of amenities and services to make your family holiday a little easier.

On offer:

          • Baby-sitting services
          • A special kids menu
          • Kids gowns to borrow and purchase
          • Swimming pool
          • The ocean at their doorstep
          • A personalised gift on arrival and child friendly staff.

There’s no reason why you can’t combine a love of good food and wine with a family holiday, in a setting of great natural beauty. Cape Town has a lot to offer for your holiday with children. From amusement parks to educational tours, there is a comprehensive list of things to do for you and your children in and around Cape Town.

Tip: Bear in mind children need a holiday too! Besides all the exciting adventures for children on offer, let them play by the hotel pool or take them to one of the nearby beaches to enjoy themselves.

Room Sharing Policy:

Children under the age of 6 stay FREE of charge, but please note that our Classic rooms cannot accommodate children older than 2 years of age or a third person. Children of 6 years and older constitutes a third person and will pay a supplement if sharing with two adults OR will pay the double room rate if sharing with one adult.